Synonyms and Antonyms of exhilaration
1 a pleasurably intense stimulation of the feelings the lavish spectacle results in one exhilaration after another Synonyms of exhilaration bang, boot, charge, thrill, frisson, jollies, kick, rush, titillation, wallopWords Related to exhilaration arousal, buzz, electrification, high, intoxication; jolt, shock, surprise (also surprize); delectation, delight, enjoyment, joy, lift, pleasure; amusement, diversion, entertainment, fun, treat
2 a state of overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion the exhilaration of victory that spectators get to witness at the Olympic Games Synonyms of exhilaration cloud nine, elatedness, elation, euphoria, ecstasy, heaven, high, intoxication, paradise, rapture, rhapsody, seventh heaven, swoon, transportWords Related to exhilaration exaltation; blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, delight, enchantment, felicity, gladness, happiness, joy, joyfulness, joyousness, pleasure; reverie, trance; inspiration; fervor, frenzy, madness, passion; cheer, cheerfulness, exuberance, gaiety (also gayety), glee, gleefulness, jubilance, jubilation, lightheartednessNear Antonyms of exhilaration misery, sadness, unhappiness, woe, wretchedness; blues, dejection, desolation, despair, despondency, disconsolateness, disheartenment, dispiritedness, doldrums, downheartedness, dreariness, dumps, forlornness, gloom, gloominess, heartsickness, melancholy, mopesAntonyms of exhilaration depression
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